In an elementary school classroom, Ghost is tied and bound as a hostage. The leader of the terrorists barges in fully armed and says the soldiers outside are taking positions and to get ready for a fight.
Ghost is shown sneaking into a military base. He locates the barracks and kills Lt. Washington in his sleep.
In a flashback, Ghost locates Simon Riley in his home binds, gags, and beats him for the murders of his mother, brother, and sister-in-law. He is executed and the house is set on fire. Before torching the place Ghost switched dog tags to fake his death.
Lt. Washington's body is discovered the next morning and the base is put on alert. They head to the security room to check the video surveillance.
In Mexico, two ex-military types are enjoying themselves on vacation. They are ambushed and killed. Ghost learns about this ambush and starts the hunt for the ambushers. He locates the leader and kidnaps him. He is taken to a remote location and tortured for information.